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Zito Gives Up 9 Runs, Giants Lose To Brewers

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Barry Zito of the San Francisco Giants pitches in the bottom of the first inning against the Milwaukee Brewers at Miller Park on April 16, 2013 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. All uniformed team members wore jersey number 42 in honor of Jackie Robinson Day. (Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Barry Zito of the San Francisco Giants pitches in the bottom of the first inning against the Milwaukee Brewers at Miller Park on April 16, 2013 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. All uniformed team members wore jersey number 42 in honor of Jackie Robinson Day. (Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

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MILWAUKEE (CBS / AP) — Yuniesky Betancourt hit a grand slam, and Carlos Gomez and Norichika Aoki also homered as the Milwaukee Brewers used an eight-run third inning to beat Barry Zito and the San Francisco Giants 10-8 on Tuesday night.

Betancourt’s fifth career grand slam highlighted the seven-hit inning that chased Zito. Rickie Weeks doubled home two runs and Jonathan Lucroy added a two-run single as the Brewers sent 12 batters to the plate. Zito faced 11 of them.

Zito (2-1) had opened the season with consecutive scoreless seven-inning games. He struck out five and walked two in 2 2-3 innings and his 0.00 ERA ballooned to 4.86 ERA.

Brandon Kintzler (2-0) got the win in relief for the Brewers.

(Copyright 2013 by CBS San Francisco. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.)

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